#LGBTQ Rights

  • Article: 18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week
    Citizenship

    18 Photos of Protest and Pollution from Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Sushmita Roy|May 17, 2019

    These photos show the commitment of activists all around the world. Read more

  • Article: These Trans Women Are Helping Rescue Trafficking Survivors in Brazil
    Girls & Women

    These Trans Women Are Helping Rescue Trafficking Survivors in Brazil

    May 15, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    Trans women have become the key to building victims' trust and confidence up enough to escape. Read more

  • Article: Olympic Skater Adam Rippon Calls on US to Pass LGBTQ 'Equality Act'
    Citizenship

    Olympic Skater Adam Rippon Calls on US to Pass LGBTQ 'Equality Act'

    April 29, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    More than half of LGBTQ Americans live in states without protection from discrimination. Read more

  • Article: Taylor Swift Donated $113,000 to Fight Anti-LGBTQ Laws in Tennessee
    Citizenship

    Taylor Swift Donated $113,000 to Fight Anti-LGBTQ Laws in Tennessee

    April 9, 2019|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    The pop star said she was "inspired" by the Tennessee Equality Project's campaign. Read more

  • Article: The Most Captivating Photos From 2018's Devastating and Inspiring Moments
    Citizenship

    The Most Captivating Photos From 2018's Devastating and Inspiring Moments

    By Daniele Selby  and  Olivia Kestin|Dec. 20, 2018

    These stunning images reflect the year's ups and downs, but give us hope for 2019. Read more

  • Article: Scotland Is the First Country to Require LGBTQ Issues Be Taught in Schools
    Education

    Scotland Is the First Country to Require LGBTQ Issues Be Taught in Schools

    By Leah Rodriguez|Nov. 9, 2018

    All state schools will be required to honor the policy. Read more

  • Article: This South African Singer’s Open Letter Is So Honest About the Struggle of Coming Out
    Citizenship

    This South African Singer’s Open Letter Is So Honest About the Struggle of Coming Out

    By Thato Mahlangu|Sept. 21, 2018

    Global Citizen spoke to LGBTQ activists about how we can all end the stigma. Read more

  • Article: 9 Trailblazing South African Activists You Need to Know
    Citizenship

    9 Trailblazing South African Activists You Need to Know

    By Daniele Selby|Aug. 6, 2018

    Nelson Mandela may be South Africa’s best-known activist, but he’s far from its only force for good. Read more